Category : Education

by Staff - 1 month ago

Notable Honors and Awards for Five African American Acdemics

Keith Johnson, professor and chair of the department of engineering, engineering technology and surveying at East Tennessee State University, has received the 2019 Frederick J. Berger Award from the American Society of Engineering Education. He was r...

by Staff - 1 month ago

In Memoriam: Rita Roberts Jones, 1934-2019

Rita R. Jones, former dean of women at Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama, passed away on July 3, 2019. She was 85 years old. Jones began her career at Oakwood University in 1972 as dean of freshman women. In 1978, she left Oakwood to become a...

by Staff - 1 month ago

In Memoriam: Floyd L. Robinson

Floyd L. Robinson, former band director, professor, and administrator at Elizabeth City State University in North Carolina, passed away on June 27, 2019. In 1971, Dr. Robinson joined Elizabeth City State University as director of bands. He went on to...